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EC

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for ECUADOR.

EC

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Republic of Ecuador. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Ecuadorian bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Ecuador. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Ecuador. Each province has its own code with the prefix "EC." For example, the code for the Province of Cotopaxi is ISO 3166-2:EC-X.

EC

see EUROPEAN UNION.

EC

(EUROPEAN COMMUNITY) see EUROPEAN UNION.
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Bhatt's recommendation to clinicians, which predates the publication of this study, is to make sure that patients who are prescribed the immediate-release aspirin get the correct formulation, and not end up with an enteric-coated formulation unintentionally.
Enteric-coated, pH-dependent peppermint oil capsules for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome in children.
Choose garlic supplements that are enteric-coated to enhance potency and limit odor.
Ask your pharmacist to provide a list of other drugs which, although neither sustained-release nor enteric-coated, should not be crushed because they may irritate the oral mucosa, are extremely bitter, or contain dyes or substances that stain the teeth or mucosa.
To avoid aspirin reactions in the delicate linings of the stomach, many individuals have been taking enteric-coated aspirin, not realizing that the delayed action in the digestive tract can lead to serious complications.
Subjects were randomly assigned to once-daily treatment with PA32540 or 325 mg of enteric-coated aspirin.
The FDA approval of YOSPRALA was based on the results from two randomised, double-blind controlled clinical trials that patients were randomly assigned to receive either YOSPRALA 325 mg/40 mg (n=524) or 325 mg of enteric-coated aspirin (n=525).
These observations question the value of seeking to diagnose aspirin resistance with single point-of-care diagnostic approaches and support the finding of inconsistent platelet inhibition following enteric-coated preparations of aspirin," they concluded (Circulation 2012 [doi: 10.
It is important to note that the product was enteric-coated to avoid destruction by the acidic pH of the stomach.
of the University of Missouri-Columbia, and his associates, patients were given enteric-coated capsules that contained 187 mg peppermint oil or a placebo (arachis oil).
Do not do this with a slow-release or enteric-coated pill.
Previously, only dry ingredients in tablet form could be enteric-coated.